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Data Protection Officer: Boots

Data Protection Officer: Boots

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Boots is the UK's leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer. With over 2500 stores in the UK our purpose is to help our customers look and feel better than they ever thought possible. Boots UK is part of the Retail Pharmacy International Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc, the first global pharmacy-led health and wellbeing enterprise.

Our Nottingham Support Office is home to a multi-disciplinary legal team and we are looking to make the key appointment of a Data Protection and Privacy Officer. Reporting into the Global Privacy Office and working with the legal team, we are looking for you to develop and oversee the implementation and ongoing monitoring of GDPR and data privacy compliance within Boots, and provide support to key business units, IT, the legal department, and executive leadership.

You will enable Boots to demonstrate compliance with data privacy requirements across a range of customer facing and internal activities.

We are looking for a qualified lawyer with at least 3 years' PQE experience gained in data protection compliance. You will need to show experience of developing data protection policies, processes and strategies. You will also have strong influencing and communication skills as well as the ability to convey complex legal matters in a straightforward manner to colleagues at all levels. This is an outstanding opportunity for a data protection specialist to join a multi-national business where data protection issues are at the core of the business activities.

An excellent package is on offer encompassing a competitive salary, car allowance, bonus and pension.

For further information please contact our exclusively retained consultant Victoria Moore at BCL Legal. All direct and third party applications will be forwarded to BCL Legal for consideration.

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